Bobsleigh: Silver for de Bruin and Bujnowski, bronze for Kripps and Stones at Lake Placid
Christine de Bruin and Kristen Bujnowski slid to the second step of the 2-woman bobsleigh podium in Lake Placid, New York on Friday. Justin Kripps and Cameron Stones followed with a 2-man bronze.
de Bruin and Bujnowski had a two-run total time of 1:55.17, 0.38 seconds behind winners Elana Taylor Meyes and Kwaza Lake of the United States. German pair Stephanie Schneider and Levi Deborah finished in third with a time of 1:55.27.
Reigning Olympic champions Kripps and Stones won bronze in the 2-man bobsleigh with a total time of 1:52.65. They finished behind Frenchmen Romain Heinrich and Dorian Hauterville (1:52.63). Germans Francesco Friedrich and Thorsten Margis claimed the top spot on the podium (1:52.35). At PyeongChang 2018, Kripps and Stones tied Friedrich and Margis for the gold medal.
Competition continues through Saturday with the 4-man bobsleigh.